America loves soccer! It seems just about every kid plays soccer nowadays—30% of today’s households have at least one player, and a 2012 ESPN poll touted soccer as the second-most popular sport among American tweens and teens. Across the collective sports world, there’s also much discussion about MLS and its exploding popularity—as well as its potential to overtake the NBA and Major League Baseball.
Richwoods, a private gated community of new homes in Frisco, is proud to support this exciting era of soccer by including multiple soccer areas within the community. At the specific request of the City of Frisco for additional soccer practice venues, Richwoods added soccer areas to their impressive list of neighborhood amenities—already including multiple parks, play areas, trails, a resort-style pool and 9700-square-foot club house with a 3800-square-foot fitness center. Frisco is experiencing a soccer explosion among its youth, and Richwoods will now enable residents to practice with their teams right in the neighborhood. The fields are a welcome addition to the family-focused community of Richwoods active lifestyle. The first fields have recently been sodded and will be ready for play early Fall 2013.
Not far from your new Frisco home, FC Dallas Stadium is one of the most unique soccer complexes in the nation. Well-known as the home to MLS team FC Dallas and drawing nearly 16,000 fans per game, this all-soccer venue also features 17 tournament-grade fields. Built in partnership with the city of Frisco, Collin County and the Frisco Independent School District, this stellar community resource caters to all soccer enthusiasts—from MLS teams and international tournaments to high school athletics, junior training sessions, youth camps and coaches clinics.